A system of geometry and trigonometry: : together with a treatise on surveying; teaching various ways of taking the survey of a field; also to protract the same and find the area. : Likewise, rectangular surveying; or, an accurate method of calculating the area of any field arithmetically, without the necessity of plotting it. : To the whole are added several mathematical tables, necessary for solving questions in trigonometry and surveying; with a particular explanation of those tables and the manner of using them. (Book, 1804) [WorldCat.org]
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A system of geometry and trigonometry: : together with a treatise on surveying; teaching various ways of taking the survey of a field; also to protract the same and find the area. : Likewise, rectangular surveying; or, an accurate method of calculating the area of any field arithmetically, without the necessity of plotting it. : To the whole are added several mathematical tables, necessary for solving questions in trigonometry and surveying; with a particular explanation of those tables and the manner of using them. Preview this item
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A system of geometry and trigonometry: : together with a treatise on surveying; teaching various ways of taking the survey of a field; also to protract the same and find the area. : Likewise, rectangular surveying; or, an accurate method of calculating the area of any field arithmetically, without the necessity of plotting it. : To the whole are added several mathematical tables, necessary for solving questions in trigonometry and surveying; with a particular explanation of those tables and the manner of using them.

Author: Abel Flint; Oliver Dudley Cooke; Abner Reed; Lincoln & Gleason,
Publisher: Hartford: : Printed for Oliver D. Cooke, by Lincoln & Gleason., 1804.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Stained leather (Binding)
Gold tooled leather (Binding)
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abel Flint; Oliver Dudley Cooke; Abner Reed; Lincoln & Gleason,
OCLC Number: 1015812598
Notes: "The following work is chiefly a compilation from other books; and but very little new is added except a more full explanation, than has yet been published, of rectangular surveying ... and also a more particular explanation of the use of natural sines than is contained in most mathematical books."--Preface, p. [v]. Although Flint was not the author but the compiler of the work, over time it became known as his. The seventh edition, published at Hartford in 1830, credits him as the author.
Plates engraved by Abner Reed.
Copyright Oct. 30, 1804 by Oliver D. Cooke.
"Recommendations."--Page [iii]-iv.
Description: viii, [1], 10-168 p., IV folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Compiled from various authors, by Abel Flint, A.M.

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